our lady of guadalupe
I recently returned from Merida, Mexico, having escaped wintry Boston for a warmer and lovelier place. A city built by Spanish
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Dozens of professional clowns took the streets of Mexico City on Tuesday to express devotion for their country’s patron saint
Millions of people each year embark on spiritual pilgrimages around the world , to deepen their faith and gain wisdom. The
The capture of el Chapo, the world's most powerful drug lord, has thrust his hometown folk saint, Jesus Malverde into the media spotlight.
You may have heard that California is experiencing a devastating drought. Sure, we're using social media to share photos of ourselves cavorting on the beach in Santa Cruz, wearing swimsuits on Martin Luther King Jr''s birthday so that loved ones in, say Ohio, will hate us, but things are getting really serious.
How is the Virgen of Guadalupe celebrated? According to tradition, the Virgin Mary appeared to an indigenous man named Juan
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New Mexico’s Catholics don’t think their religious icon belongs in a bikini. The Santa Fe Reporter, a New Mexico alt weekly, is in hot water for running a cartoon featuring Our Lady of Guadalupe in a bikini, sipping on a margarita, on the cover of its “Summer Guide 2013.”
Notwithstanding the outcry, the Santa Fe Reporter defended the image as a lighthearted portrayal of the city’s culture. “She
12/12/12 was the Feast Day of "Our Lady of Guadalupe" celebrated by millions who pray for God's grace of reconciliation and salvation. The symbol of Our Lady of Guadalupe links together politics, family, religion, colonial past and independent present.
“The bishop, not Juan Diego, was in charge of building her church because her church would be for everyone, not just for
Tens of thousands of people showed up downtown for what the Los Angeles Times is calling "the largest celebration of the
Is it miraculous? Plenty of the faithful say so, flocking by the hundreds to a tree in West New York where onlookers have
"Always see yourself as thirty years old. See yourself as perfect, whole and complete, physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually."
Every year millions of pilgrims travel to places with unique spiritual significance in hopes of experiencing elevation, transformation
Nearby, Abel Flores, 56, a businessman with relatives working without documents in Texas and California, added: “I hope he’s
To native people, the image would have been read as a pictograph. Jeanette Rodriguez, author of "Our Lady of Guadalupe: Faith
The Dec. 4 procession will be followed by a Mass celebrated by Gomez, the auxiliary bishops of Los Angeles and other clergy